Expert Retina Care in the Piedmont Triad


Piedmont Retina Specialists

A state-of-the art referral center dedicated exclusively to the diagnosis and treatment of retinal disease. Dr. Jason Sanders, Dr. Charles Richards, Dr. Nathan Haines, and Dr. Kishan Govind of Piedmont Retina Specialists are committed to providing compassionate and personalized care as well as maintaining an advanced, modern facility.

Our team will work side by side with your doctor to ensure that you have the best possible care for your retinal condition.

What is a retina specialist? A retina specialist is an ophthalmologist who has received additional fellowship training in diseases and surgery of the vitreous and retina. The doctors of Piedmont Retina Specialists commonly treat diabetic eye disease, vitreous hemorrhage, macular degeneration, retinal detachments, uveitis, macular holes, epiretinal membranes and ocular tumors.

Comments from our Patients

"Extremely blessed to have Piedmont Retina Specialists treating my eye disease. The level of care and compassion I have received over the last few years is greatly appreciated. ... Love the atmosphere of the office and enjoy laughing and joking with the staff, they all make an uncomfortable situation easier to handle."

Our Practice Continues to Grow

Dr. Eric Weldy will be joining the Piedmont Retina practice in August, 2023. Dr. Eric Weldy is a board certified ophthalmologist with sub-specialty training in vitreoretinal surgery. He attended Lee University and the University of Tennessee School of Medicine. Dr. Weldy received his ophthalmology training at the University of Colorado, and he completed his vitreoretinal surgery fellowship at University of Kentucky/Retina Associates of Kentucky. He is also fluent in Spanish and proficient in French.

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Clinical consultations

Retinal imaging

Ophthalmic ultrasound

Electroretinography (ERG)

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Therapeutic Treatments

  • Age Related Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Retinal Detachments
  • Retinal Tears
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Holes
  • Macula Puckers
  • Intraocular Tumors
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Laser photocoagulation

Intraocular injections

  • Lucentis
  • Avastin
  • Anti-viral medications
  • Antibacterial medications
  • Eylea
  • Jetrea

Micro-incisional sutureless pars plana vitrectomy

Scleral buckles

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